FAQs

  1. What is the meaning of digital printing?
    Digital printing refers to methods of printing from a digital based image directly to a variety of media. It usually refers to professional printing where small-run jobs from desktop publishing and other digital sources are printed using large-format and/or high-volume laser or inkjet printers.
  2. Is screen printing or digital printing better?
    Screen & digital Print refer to different applications of print.
  3. What is a large format digital printing?
    Large format print is a print of material of large dimensions from a large indoor poster or banner to printed on textiles to cover the outside of a building.
  4. What is offset printing vs digital printing?
    Offset print is for print ruins of 5000 + whereas digital print is suitable for runs of up to 5000.
  5. What are the advantages of digital printing?
    Advantages of digital print – same day turn around, quick dry of inks, quick set up, cost effective for small quantities.
  6. What are the disadvantages of digital printing?
    Not suitable /cost effective for large print runs.
  7. How long does digital printing last?
    Indoors – lifetime/ outdoors depends on the material used 3yr/5yr/210yr.
  8. Is digital printing the same as laser printing?
    Same process.
  9. Is DTG better than screen printing?
    N/A
  10. Which is better screen printing or heat transfer?
    Different applications for different jobs. Both have their advantages depending on the job & material to be printed.
  11. How is digital printing done on fabric?
    Heat press depends on the care with washing but 2 to 3 years.
  12. Can you print on glossy paper with a laser printer?
    Yes
  13. Which is better vinyl or screen printing?
    Vinyl is a material printed. Screen printing is the printing process.